A massive exhibition hall that hosts some of the area's most important trade shows and business conventions, this state-of-the-art convention center is centrally located in the heart of the city. The Moscone Center is comprised of three main halls, two of which are located underground beneath Yerba Buena Gardens. Named for the former mayor of San Francisco, this massive venue hosts a wide variety of trade shows, business conventions and special events.
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What are some of the Moscone Center's most popular events?
The convention center is known for hosting large-scale professional events, including the Macworld Expo, RSA Conference, VMWorld, Oracle OpenWorld, Microsoft’s Build, and the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference. The Moscone Center is a highly rated convention center and generally regarded as the best place to attend a conference in San Francisco for its state-of-the-art facilities and central location.
What is the Metreon and the yerba buena center for the arts?
Located over the corner of the underground Moscone Center, the Metreon is a four-story shopping mall that features 350,000 square feet of dining, music, exhibitions, gaming, shopping and movies. Located above the Moscone Center in the Yerba Buena Gardens, the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts features numerous multi-disciplinary exhibitions including live performances, visual arts, film and video.